Photographer: Kristin Celeste Shroeger
Northern Michigan Recipes: The Intentional Minimalist blogger Kristin Celeste Shroeger celebrates fresh Northern Michigan produce in this healthy, energizing omlette. Local ingredients like Leelanau Cheese and 9 Bean Row asparagus feature in this Up North recipe!
Look for more of Kristin's fresh and tasty recipes on her blog The Intentional Minimalist
9 Bean Rows local eggs
9 Bean Rows local wild leeks
9 Bean Rows asparagus
9 Bean Rows thyme
Leelanau Cheese fromange blanc
Wild leek infused olive oil (recipe link)
Slice two leek whites, leek greens and two asparagus stems per omelette. Warm one half teaspoon oil in pan, add leek whites and asparagus, cook for two minutes and remove from pan. Remove thyme from stems and mince. Add two-three egg whites to pan per omelette, cook a few minutes until sides have firmed. Flip over omelette, add one-two tablespoons cheese, leek whites, asparagus, leek greens, one eighth teaspoon thyme and cook for another minute or two. Plate omelette by folding over egg whites and top with a few thyme leaves.